Gambling Compliance: Germany Loophole Creates US-Style Fantasy Sports Climate

by Daniel Macadam Whereas betting operators believe daily fantasy sports will struggle to replicate US success in the UK and other established markets,  Germany’s regulatory shortfalls may make it a more accessible target. Betting executives are sceptical about the European appeal of daily fantasy sports, which has thrived in the US thanks to its carve-out […]

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Gambling Compliance: Germany Loophole Creates US-Style Fantasy Sports Climate

July 22, 2015 News & Reports
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by Daniel Macadam

Whereas betting operators believe daily fantasy sports will struggle to replicate US success in the UK and other established markets,  Germany’s regulatory shortfalls may make it a more accessible target.

Betting executives are sceptical about the European appeal of daily fantasy sports, which has thrived in the US thanks to its carve-out from the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act and the absence of regulated sports betting.

Of the large European markets, only Germany has failed to license and regulate sports betting, due to ongoing court disputes three years after the passage of legislation…

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Source: www.gamblingcompliance.com

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July 14, 2015 News & Reports

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We want to thank our guests for being with us and joining us for a great time on board! Please find some impressions by continue reading below. We are looking forward to see you next year!

Santiago, Justin, Quirino, Wulf and Bill

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Gambling Compliance: European Commission Challenges German Gambling Model

July 8, 2015 News & Reports
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by David Altaner

Germany has not answered the European Commission’s concerns on the country’s sports-betting monopoly and its ban on online casino and poker, the commission said in an “EU Pilot” approach.

The approach is a structured dialogue that is the first step toward possible infringement proceedings that could culminate in litigation in the European Court of Justice.

The commission wants to know what steps will be taken to end Germany’s sports-betting monopoly, which is held by the state-owned Oddset, “without delay”. … Continue Reading

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